Psychopharmacology (Paperback)

Straight Talk on Mental Health Medications, Third Edition

By Joseph Wegmann

Pesi Publishing & Media, 9781559570213, 268pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2015

List Price: 24.99*
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Description

This is the definitive guide and desk reference for healthcare professionals and patients to expand their knowledge in the pharmacological and behavioral treatment of psychosis, anxiety, depression, bipolar, insomnia and ADHD.

New to the third edition:

*DSM-5 and psychotropic medication prescribing
*New risk factors with antidepressants
*Anxiety treatment -- what should not be medicated
*Herbal and other alternative treatments
*Latest in geriatric psychopharmacology
*Psychotropic medication discontinuation-safe strategies that work
*Addictive and combination medication protocols
*Newly released psychiatric medications.